Gary C. Montgomery Jr. HeadshotGary C. Montgomery, Jr.

Partner / IT Systems Manager

Phone: 713.853.2301

Mr. Montgomery began his IT career in 1995 as a computer lab assistant with the University of Houston-Downtown and rose to Senior Technical Support Specialist while working on his undergraduate degree. Before joining Garcia Hamilton & Associates, he was a Network Administrator for Smith Graham & Company Investment Advisors and served as an IT Consultant to a number of firms in various industries.

Mr. Montgomery joined Garcia Hamilton & Associates in 2007 as Systems Manager. Since joining the Firm, he has worked continuously to improve the Firm’s technology, including early adoption of private cloud and virtualized server technologies. His most recent projects include the addition of a new data center, deployment of virtual desktops, and the modernization of our trade order and portfolio management systems to improve security and compliance. Mr. Montgomery became a Partner of the Firm in 2019.

GH&A has received numerous industry recognitions including 2019 Fixed Income Manager of the Year, 2018 Fixed Income Manager of the Year, and 2010 Core Fixed Income Manager of the Year by Emerging Manager Monthly. The Firm most recently received Pensions & Investments’ Best Places to Work in Money Management for the sixth year (2022, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016). In 2022, Houston Business Journal recognized GH&A as an Outstanding Diverse Organization within their 2022 Diversity in Business Awards. Other awards include 2014 Fixed Income Investment Grade Manager of the Year, 2015 Intermediate-Term Fixed Income Manager of the Year, and 2016 Intermediate-Term Fixed Income Manager of the Year by Institutional Investor, as well as Fundmap’s 2018 U.S. Fixed Income Manager of the Year.

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